CCSSE

AcronymDefinition
CCSSECommunity College Survey of Student Engagement
CCSSEChallenger Center for Space Science Education
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By CCSSE measures, which reflect research-proven educational practices, the best community colleges are often more educationally sound than the elite research universities to which striving students aspire.
The association has questioned the use of about $900,000 from the NISOD and CCSSE budgets.
The Course Feedback Form was developed in response to requests from community colleges with the assistance of a CCSSE advisory group and is closely aligned with the CCSR (McClenney, pp.
A ten-year analysis of CCSSE survey data confirms the picture these studies and countless other reports paint: students' reliance on grants and loans to pay for their education continues to increase; fewer are using their own income and/or their parent's income as a source to pay for college.
To McClenney and the CCSSE, that means well-publicized evaluations of a school's academic challenge, support services provided, student and faculty interaction, and level of student engagement.
Jaynes says DTCC will probably participate in both CCSSE and SENSE this year.
Student participation in a learning community has a notably positive relationship with three CCSSE benchmarks --active and collaborative learning, student-faculty interaction, and support for learners--and the SENSE engaged learning benchmark.
In 2007, Washington Monthly combined CCSSE results with graduation rates published by the U.
He says one of the benefits of the CCSSE is that it provides faculty a tool to gauge student learning without judging any particular faculty member.
CCSSE has published research examining the relationship between student responses on the survey and those students' likelihood of succeeding in college, as measured by outcomes such as grades, credit attainment, dropout rates, and graduation rates.
Student participation in a learning community has a notably positive relationship with three CCSSE benchmarks--active and collaborative learning, student-faculty interaction, and support for learners--and the SENSE engaged learning benchmark.
It's also why CCSSE results make up the bulk of Washington Monthly's community college rankings.